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James Ater
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Birth: 1879
Death: 1925

DEATHS.--James E. Ater of 1421 East Eldorado street, for many years an employee of the Mississippi Valley Structural Steel company, died at 6 o'clock Thursday morning at the Macon County Tuberculosis santorium. He was forty-five years old.
Mr. Ater was born in Indiana. He went to work for the firm that later became the Decatur Bridge company when he was a boy. He came with the company to Decatur and has been in their employ ever since. He was a member of the Christian church and Decatur lodge No. 65, I. O. O F. He was well liked by all who knew him. He is survived by one daughter, Miss Helen Ater, and by a stepson, Lawrence M. Redmon. The body was removed to the Monson and undertaking establishment and prepared for burial.
The Decatur Review (Decatur, Illinois), Thursday, May 21, 1925, pg13 
 
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 Spouse:
  Eva Poor Ater (1873 - 1917)
 
Burial:
Spangler Cemetery
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 24, 2009
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James Ater
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